The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, is a threat to the nation’s democracy and cannot be entrusted with the 2019 general election. A legal practitioner and civil rights activist, Ugochukwu Osuagwu, made this assertion on Saturday. Osuagwu was reacting to the bench warrant issued on the INEC chairman about […]
The Ijaw Youths Council, IYC, has raised the alarm over the recent posting of four Commissioners of Police to Bayelsa State in less than two weeks by the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris. The Secretary-General of the IYC, Mr. Alfred Kemepado, said in a statement on Sunday that it was indeed suspicious for […]
The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson has described the current spate of violence and senseless killings, particularly in the Northern part of the country as the biggest threat to Nigeria’s corperate existence, after the civil war. He also described the nation’s lopsided federal structure, over centralisation and politicisation of law and order as […]
In an effort to transform public servants in the country there are plans to deploy a multi-tenant learning management system for their training. Already, the Public Service Institute of Nigeria (PSIN), NIGCOMSAT and Sawtel Technologies on Tuesday have signed an agreement to implement and deploy the training system. Speaking during the signing of the agreement, the Administrator/Chief […]
Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Babatunde Adeyeye Ogunwusi, (Ojaja II), on Thursday paid glowing tributes to the visiting Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, describing him as a leader destined by God to rule. The monarch said Dickson remained an epitome of humility, good leadership and positive virtues. The Ooni who made the remarks […]
Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, has said Nigeria needs quintessential and selfless leaders like Mallam Adamu Ciroma to rescue the country from the shackles of injustice, misrule and underdevelopment. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Francis Ottah Agbo, quoted Dickson as speaking on Sunday in Abuja during a condolence […]
Bayelsa State government has called for active participation of whistle blowers in its efforts at sanitising the public service. This is coming on the heels of the revelation of a traditional ruler from the Ekeremor local government area who alleged that a Grade Level 10 health worker was earning as much as N600,000 monthly. During […]
The coalition of civil organisations vowed to occupy the National Assembly to ensure Saraki’s resignation.
The Bayelsa State government has emphasised the need to give the girl-child the necessary education that would make her a reference point in global reckoning. The government specifically stated that it would make girl child education a priority of the Restoration Administration of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson. The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, […]
Plateau INEC disclosed the number of voters cards taken delivery of.